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Title
Santa Anita Park, view towards the paddock and grandstand entrance, Arcadia, 1936
Contributor
Kaufmann, Gordon B
Date Created and/or Issued
January 3, 1936
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Collection
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
US
Description
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
View towards the paddock and grandstand entrance at Santa Anita Park. The Art Deco style grandstand was designed by architect Gordon Kaufmann. The open area is lined with wooden benches and there is a citrus tree on the right.
Santa Anita Park, the oldest thoroughbred racetrack in Southern California, opened on December 25, 1934.
Text from negative sleeve: Santa Anita. Race Track. 1/3/1936. 3054
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_10815
ark:/21198/zz002h9xc2
Subject
Horse racing--California--Arcadia
Art deco (Architecture)--California--Arcadia
Horse racetracks
Santa Anita Park (Arcadia, Calif.)
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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